Media Press Release
Traffic and Street Closures for Thanksgiving Day
November 22, 2018
Pilgrim’s Progress will begin at 10:00 AM leaving the Mayflower Society House and follow the traditional route from North Street to Water Street. Proceeding up Leyden Street to Burial Hill and returning the Mayflower Society House via Main Street.
There will be no street closings for this event.
National Day of Mourning
Participants will form at the top of Cole’s Hill beginning at noon. The march will begin at approximately 1:30 PM proceeding up Leyden Street turning right onto Main Street where it will turn down Brewster Street then right on Water Street to Plymouth Rock where there will be a brief rally.
The march will continue back up Leyden Street to the Old Post Office Square (Town Square) where there will be another brief rally at the Metacomet historical marker. The march will terminate at this location.
Road Closures will be at the following locations to be implemented starting at 1:00 PM.
Court Street @ Russell Street – Preventing southbound traffic on Court Street
Water Street @ Chilton Street – Preventing southbound traffic on Water Street
Summer Street @ Market Street – Preventing traffic into Town Square
Main Street Ext. @ Market Street – Preventing traffic northbound on Main Street Ext.
Water Street @ Union Street – Preventing traffic northbound on Water Street
Chief Michael Botieri